The Science of Baseball: The Math, Technology, and Data Behind the Great American Pastime

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In The Science of Baseball , sportswriter and injury expert Will Carroll shows how understanding the science behind the Great American Pastime helps fans appreciate its nuances and that it enhances, not detracts from the greatest game ever invented. Carroll, as well as several experts via interviews, covers topics like what makes the ball break, bounce, and fly; how material science and physics work together to make the bat function; how hitters use physics, geometry, and force to connect; sensors and cameras; injuries; and much more.

Baseball aficionados and science geeks alike will better appreciate the game--no matter which teams are playing--after reading this comprehensive book!

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£10.99  £10.44
Publisher
Skyhorse Publishing
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Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781510768970
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